OPU Medium

For retrieval of oocytes from Ovum Pick Up and for Embryo Flushing (ET)

Description and Prod. No.

250 ml medium in glass bottle Prod. No. 2.01.250

The medium is HEPES buffered, and does not require CO2 equilibration

The medium is ready-to-use and does not need any supplements Medium should be preheated to 37°C prior to use

Key Ingredients:

Calcium Chloride, Glucose, Magnesium Sulphate, Potassium Chloride, Sodium Bicarbonate, Sodium Chloride, Sodium Dihydrogen Phosphate, Sodium Heparin, Sodium Lactate, Sodium Pyruvate, HEPES and Gentamycin


Store in original unopened container at room temperature and protected from light

Do not expose to temperatures higher than 39°C

Do not freeze product it may precipitate < 2°C

The medium must be used within 10 days after opening, providing it has been handled aseptically and is kept refrigerated after opening Discard unused medium if it has been warmed